The ‘honesty shops’ were opened in nearly 15 schools in Kerala’s Ernakulam district.
What are ‘honesty shops’?
- It was launched in 2008.
- It is part of the Student Police Cadet (SPC) project.
- It was conceived to inculcate better civic sense among students and mould them as responsible youth who will react positively to the demands of society.
- There is no salesman at these counters and students can drop the money for each item in the collection box kept on a table.